DPR Emergencies Ministry says its personnel came under aimed fire in Donetsk

September 11, 2019 18:58

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations delivered aimed fire at Donetsk People’s Republic Emergencies Ministries personnel in the Trudovskaya Colliery neighbourhood in western Donetsk, the Ministry’s press service reported on Wednesday.

“During a fire-fighting effort, precision fire was delivered at the Emergencies Ministry personnel from positions of Ukrainian armed formations,” the report said. “As a result, three rescuers were wounded; one was hospitalised in serious condition, and his two colleagues in moderate severity condition.”

Earlier reports on Wednesday said that three Emergencies Ministry employees suffered wounds of varying severity in a strike at the Trudovskaya Colliery neighbourhood in western Donetsk. The rescuers were putting out a fire started by a previous Ukrainian strike at the area.*jk